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Chilunga Puta

Director, BID Learning Network
Chilunga Puta, Director of the Better Immunization Initiative Learning Network (BLN), a program at PATH funded through a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is an infectious disease research and public health practitioner with in excess of 20 years of experience working in developing country health care settings. She has held diverse technical and administrative positions that have enabled her to acquire a wide range of skills and in-depth understanding of developing economy health care systems. Dr Puta holds a BSc joint honors in Biochemistry and Microbiology, a PhD in Biochemistry, an MPH with a major in Disease Surveillance, an MBA (Law) and is a Certified Quality Improvement Associate of the American Society for Quality.